Devon

Motorcyclist Hadley Bishop dies in south Devon crash

  • 19 November 2012
  • From the section Devon
Hadley Bishop
His family described him as a kind, caring and loving person

A 19-year-old motorcyclist has died after a crash with a car in Devon.

Hadley Bishop, from the Totnes area, died at the scene of the crash on the A379 between Stokenham and Torcross.

He was riding a Triumph bike which collided with a Mitsubishi Colt on Sunday at about 14:40 GMT. A 24-year-old man from the Kingsbridge area was driving the car.

Devon and Cornwall Police said the serious collision investigation unit was looking into the crash.

The teenager's family described him as a kind, caring and loving person who was mischievous and funny.

In a statement, they added: "This tragic loss has had a devastating impact on this extremely close-knit local family and the many friends in the community."

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